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Simcoe County Marriages, 1859

County of Simcoe, 1858-1866 Ontario Archives, microfilm MS 248, Reel 14, vol 63

transcribed by Heather Bertram

FORMAT: His name, age, birth place, residence at marriage, parents, her name, age, birthplace, residence at marriage, parents, witnesses, date and place of marriage.


Page 34, return 56, marriages solemnized by E. Hurlburt, Wesleyan Minister, for Innisfil Parsonage

William BADGER, 35, Ireland, Innisfil, s/o William & Mary BADGER, married Annabella MOORE, 22, Ireland, Innisfil, d/o John & Sarah MOORE, wtn: Jane & Aaron BADGER, both of Innisfil, on March 18, 1859

Francis WILSON, 56, Ireland, Innisfil, s/o Robt & Mary WILSON, married Jane ELLIS, 43, Ireland, Innisfil, d/o George & Eliza McNAIEL, wtn: John CHANDLER & John ELLIS, both of Innisfil, on April 2, 1859

Silas SMITH, 23, East Gwillimbury, same, s/o Robert & Sarah SMITH, married Sarah C. WARNICA, 18, Innisfil, same, d/o George & Phoebe WARNICA, wtn: John S. WARNICA & Henry SMITH, both of Innisfil, on April 13, 1859

Samuel MANNER, 25, Innisfil, same, s/o Samuel & Elizabeth MANNER, married Rebecca WILSON, 17, Innisfil, same, d/o Francis & Rebecca WILSON, wtn: James MANNER & Abraham WILSON, both of Innisfil, on June 1, 1859

William BLACK, 24, Ireland, Innisfil, s/o James & Mary BLACK, married Hester A. WILSON, 21, Innisfil, same, d/o Francis & Rebecca WILSON, wtn: James CROSS & Amos ARCHARD, on October 13, 1859


Page 34, return 57, marriages solemnized by Joseph L Sanders, Wesleyn Minister, Tecumseth

David GRAHAM, 31, Ireland, Aaran Co. Bruce, s/o James & Ann GRAHAM, married Jane WALKER, 29, Canada, Tecumseth Co, d/o John & Martha WALKER, wtn: William WALKER of Tecumseth on February 8, 1859

John MATCHETT, 26, Ireland, Tecumseth, s/o John & Ann MATCHETT, married Eliz ’h WILLIAMS, 23, Canada, Tecumseth, d/o John & Harriett WILLIAMS, wtn: Henry WILLIAMS, of Tecumseth, on February 17, 1859

Henry CLARKE, 21, Canada, Tecumseth, s/o George & Hannah CLARKE, married Sarah A. CLARKE, 18, Canada, Tecumseth, d/o Thomas & Elizabeth CLARKE, wtn: Stephen CLARKE, of Tecumseth, on November 8, 1859


Page 34, return 58, marriages solemnized by John Synnott, Roman Catholic priest, Orillia

John HARRINGTON, 26, Co Cork Ireland, North Mara, s/o Andrew HARRINGTON & Elizabeth PARRY, married Margaret DOYLE, 26, Co Tyrone Ireland, North Mara, d/o Owen DOYLE & Margaret DONNELLY, wtn: John BOYLE & Jane MURRAY, both of North Mara, on March 8, 1859

John McISSICK, 25, Scotland, North Mara, s/o Donald McISSACK & Anne STEELE, married Mary McDONALD, 18, Ontario Co., North Mara, d/o Alick McDONALD & Hannah McARTHUR, WTN: Alick McISSACK & Margaret McDONALD, both of North Mara, on May 4, 1859

Michael O’NEILL, 30, Co Kerry Ireland, Orillia, s/o John O’NEILL & Margaret McCARLEY, married Catherine DUFFY, 17, South Welland Co., Orillia, d/o Michael DUFFY & Mary THORNTON, wtn: John HURLY of Orillia & Mary Anne THORNTON, on July 10, 1859


Page 34, return 59, Marriages solemnized by illegible, location illegible, likely in Simcoe County.

William Benjamin CAPON, 24, England, Cookstown, s/o William & Susannah CAPON, married Charlotte E. LOUTARD, 21, England, Bond Head, d/o James & Ann LOUTARD, wtn: Thomas BAILEY & Benjamin SHERLOCK, both of Essa, on July 12, 1859

John DAREY, 22, England, Essa, s/o William & Dorothy DAREY, married Hannah MICKS, 22, Canada, Tecumseth, d/o John & Mary Ann MICKS, wtn: Philomine MICKS of Essa & Jane GREEN of London Co W, on October 5, 1859

Charles COLWELL, 25, Ireland, Adjala, s/o Henry & Catherine COLWELL, married Margaret CARSON, 26, Ireland, Innisfil, d/o Henry & Lydia CARSON, wtn: Robert JAMIESON & Robert WRIGHT, both of Innisfil on October 6, 1859

James AGER, 50, Ireland, Essa, s/o Henry & Sarah AGER, married Sarah MAYHAN?, 2?, Ireland, Essa, d/o John & Catherine MAYHAN?, wtn: Abraham HUTSON & Saul SUMMERVILLE, both of Essa, on November 2, 1859

Samuel SUMMERVILLE, Canada, Essa, s/o Pierce & Mary SUMMERVILLE, married Emma Letitia MARTIN, 19, England, Innisfil, d/o James & Mary MARTIN, wtn: John MARTIN of Innisfil & George PERRY of Essa, on November3, 1859

Joseph GOMES, 28, Canada, Tecumseth, s/o Joseph & Lytha GOMES, married Julia Ann SMALLY, 16, Canada, Essa, d/o Jesse & Eliza SMALLY, wtn; Thomas GRAHAM of Tecumseth & PhilomineMICKS of Essa, on November 16, 1859

Henry BOYES, 31, England, Tosorontio, s/o Thomas & Rose Ann BOYES, married Tamar DICKINSON, 18, Canada, Tosorontio, d/o John & Sarah DICKINSON, wtn: Owen GILLESPIE & Pat’k CONNOR, both of Tosorontio, on November 16, 1859


Page 37,  No. 66, marriages solemnized by Kennedy Creighton, Wesleyan Methodist minister, Collingwood area

George WALTER, 21, N. Gwillimbury, Collingwood, d/o George & Sarah WALTER, married Mary McRAE, 18, Hopetown ??, Euphrasia, d/o William & Isabella McRAE, wtn: Gilbert McWHISTE & Flora McRAE, both of Euphrasia, on February 16, 1859

Angus McCOLMAN, 29, Scotland, Collingwood, s/o Peter & Ann McCOLMAN, married Mary McARTHUR, 28, Scotland,  d/o Charles & Julia McARTHUR, wtn: Donald McCOLMAN of Collingwood, on March 15, 1859

James McKNIGHT, 25, Scotland, Euphrasia, s/o James & Ann McKNIGHT, married Mary CARNAHAN, 18, Scotland, Euphrasia, d/o James & Jane CARNAHAN, wtn: William MILLER of Collingwood, on October 9, 1859

Charles WYATT, 25, Scotland, Nottawasaga, s/o blank, married Rachel LIGHTHEART, blank, Scotland, Nottawasaga, d/o William & blank LIGHTHEART, wtn: David HILL, at Collingwood, on October 31, 1859


Page 37, No 67, marriages solemnized by G. Bolton, St. James Parsonage, Orillia,

Joshua COLE, 22, Canada, Medonte, s/o I. & Mary COLE, married Caroline WALKER, 19, Canada, Medonte, d/o George & Jane WALKER, wtn: Joseph CROSS & Susan JOSE both of Medonte, on January 17, 1858

John WILLIAMS, 26, England, Guelph, s/o Thomas & Sibyl WILLIAMS, married Charlotte Ann PERRY, 22, Canada, Orillia, d/o Daniel & Charlotte PERRY, wtn: Thomas WILLIAMS of Orillia & Charlotte STATESBURY of Toronto, on March 15, 1858

Emile ROBINSON, 23, Orillia, same, s/o Charles S. & Jennett ROBINSON, maried Catherine McINNISS, 24, Beaverton, Orillia, d/o John & Mary McINNISS, wtn: Mr. & Mrs. T.H. MONGHFAM?, both of Orillia, on June 2, 1858

Peter ROGERS, blank, Scotland, Oro, s/o blank, married Mary McHUGH, blank, Ireland, Medonte, d/o blank, wtn: blank, on July 26, 1858

Alfred T. MILECHAMP, 24, England, Orillia, s/o Thomas & Eliza MILECHAMP, married Margaret A. WOOD, 19, Canada, Orillia, d/o William & Maria WOOD, wtn: Thomas ELLIOTT & Agnes ROBINSON, both of Orillia, on August 11, 1858

Joseph DECLAIRE, 24, Canada, Bradford, s/o Thomas & Matilda DECLAIRE, married Mary Jane DEACON, 19, England, Medonte, d/o George & Mary DEACON, wtn: William DEACON & Thomas COTTERILL, both of Medonte, on October 10, 1858

David STEWART, 37, Ireland, Medonte, s/o blank, married Harriet SEALS, 18, Canada, Medonte, d/o John & Betsey SEALS, wtn: Betsy SEALS & Benj’n WILLIS, both of Medonte, on October 29, 1858

Hector LAW, 22, Scotland, Mara, s/o Hector & Miriam LAW, married Margaret A. McMULLEN, 18, Canada, Mara, d/o William & Margaret McMULLEN, wtn: William DUDENHOFFER & Louisa McMULLEN, both of Mara, on February 25, 1859

Robert P. CAMPBELL, 26, Canada, Orillia, s/o William & Mary CAMPBELL , married Francis MONK, 25, Canada, Orillia, d/o Charles P. & blank MONK, wtn: William BAINBRIGG & Jane MONK, both of Orillia

Francis KEAN, 25, Canada, Orillia, Benjamin & Jane KEAN, married Martha POWLEY, 16, Canada, Orillia, d/o P. Peter & Emily Ann POWLEY, wtn: Daniel KEAN  & M.J. McMULLEN, both of Orillia, on October 11, 1859

Henry W. SMITH, 26, England, Orillia, s/o William & Sarah SMITH, married Mary Jane BAILY, 22, Ireland, Orillia, d/o William & Betsy BAILY, wtn: William GILLETT & Emma SMITH, both of Orillia, on October 31, 1859

William DUDENHOFFER, 22, England, Mara, s/o Andrew & Ann M. DUDENHOFFER, married Louisa McMULLEN, 19, Canada, Mara, wtn: William & Margaret McMULLEN, wtn; John ? McMULLEN & Eliza DUDENHOFFER, both of Mara, on November 17, 1859